Calflora
Taxon  Report   9748 
Caltha leptosepala  DC.
White marsh marigold
Caltha leptosepala
© 2008 George W. Hartwell
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Caltha leptosepala
© 2008 Trent M. Draper
Caltha leptosepala
© 2008 Aaron Schusteff
Caltha leptosepala, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Caltha leptosepala
© 2006 George W. Hartwell
Family: RANUNCULACEAE  
Genus: Caltha
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities:
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

ICPN: Caltha leptosepala var. biflora
ICPN: Caltha leptosepala ssp. howellii
More information about  Caltha leptosepala
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (CALE4)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 18, 2018).

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